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Meet the White Nationalist Organizer Who Spewed Hate Against Lawmakers

Tue, 01/19/2021 - 15:32
A white nationalist streamer who attended the Jan. 6 pro-Trump march as a VIP, arguably encouraged threats on lawmakers’ lives in the run-up to the protest-turned-insurrection – and earned thousands of dollars in the process.

Man Who Fired Shots Into Portland Federal Building Posted About QAnon, Election Conspiracy Theories

Fri, 01/15/2021 - 12:57
An Oregon man who is alleged to have fired shots into a federal court building in Portland last week had, over the preceding months, expressed increasingly violent and conspiracy-minded beliefs across a range of online platforms.

Angry Far-Right Extremists Seek to Overshadow Biden Inauguration, Amid Growing Scrutiny

Thu, 01/14/2021 - 10:44
Facing mounting pressure from law enforcement and obstacles in the form of tech companies pushing fringe websites and prominent social media accounts offline, far-right extremists have embraced a more diffuse, chaotic response to Joe Biden’s inauguration than the concentrated mob attack that engulfed the Capitol on Jan. 6.

Far-Right Insurrectionists Organized Capitol Siege on Parler

Fri, 01/08/2021 - 14:22
Parler, a conservative alternative to Twitter that has become a haven for far-right extremism of all stripes, proved to be a haven for recruitment and promotion for the Jan. 6 pro-Trump riot at the U.S. Capitol building.

Congressmen, Right-Wing Media Push Baseless Claims That Antifa Fueled Far-Right Riot at Nation's Capitol

Thu, 01/07/2021 - 14:31
Thousands of pro-Trump extremists stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday as part of a Trump-endorsed Stop the Steal rally in Washington, D.C. But after the riot spun out of control, some on the right turned to a familiar boogeyman in search of a scapegoat: antifa.

Meet DLive: The Livestreaming Platform Used by Trump's Capitol Insurrectionists

Wed, 01/06/2021 - 17:20
Far-right extremists livestreamed on the fringe, youth-targeted gaming website DLive on Wednesday during an unprecedented breach of the U.S. Capitol building that left at least four people dead and others wounded. One of the extremists livestreamed on DLive from the office of Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, Hatewatch observed while monitoring the events.